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Consumer Affairs Shares Tips for Safe Online Holiday Shopping

Support businesses in the U.S. Virgin Islands; however, if one opts to shop online, DLCA shares the following tips for shopping online during the holiday season.

Governor Sends Letter to Congress Requesting Additional Federal COVID-19 Relief

In his letter to U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. issued an urgent request for further COVID-19 relief fund aid

VIWMA Addresses Distribution of Waste Haulers’ Vendor Payments

VIWMA has been in constant communication with OMB to ensure that approved invoices for all vendors will be finalized and submitted for payment within the timeframe outlined in Act 8381.

Sen. Novelle Francis Jr. to Withdraw Bill 33-0330

“I have heard and respect the concerns of the community regarding the proposed legislation,” said Francis.
Gary Molloy is Labor Department commissioner-designee. (Submitted photo)

VIDOL to Increases In-Person Visits on Tuesday and Wednesday, Nov. 24-25

Due to Thanksgiving, on Thursday, Nov. 26, service to the public from 9 a.m.-to 4 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday will include last names beginning with A-Z.

Congratulations from USVI to President-Elect Biden, Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris

Governor Albert Bryan Jr. sent a formal letter from the U.S. Virgin Islands congratulating President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on their victory in the presidential election.

Road to Recovery Third Anniversary Progress Report for Hurricanes Irma and Maria

The advances made to build a more resilient community are underscored throughout the report, particularly in the mandated priority areas of housing, health and human services, roads, schools, utilities and public buildings.

VIEDA Governing Board Decision Meeting Set for November 20

A Governing Board Decision Meeting for the V.I. Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) is scheduled for 8 a.m., Friday, Nov. 20.

VIHFA to Hold Second CDBG – Mitigation Action Plan Town Hall

The plan is posted on the CDBG-DR website. Public hearings to discuss proposed programs and activities funded by CDBG-MIT are scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 12 and 19.
Barbara Jackson-McIntosh (File photo)

BMV Additional Resources to Reduce Wait Time for Licenses and ID Appointments

The COVID-19 pandemic and the related social distancing and Stay-at Home order issued earlier this year have caused delays in customers receiving driver’s licensing and identification card services.